Monthly Archives: February 2012

Mother Mary, Come to Me

PRESS PLAY: Ash Wednesday outside the Catholic school.  Teenagers, with smudged crosses on their foreheads, wearing green uniforms goofing around at the bus stop .  They are rocking that ash.   I wonder if they wear it for faith or … Continue reading

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You fondle my trigger, then you blame my gun

PRESS PLAY: Double down in vegas, and see what happens.  You won’t have to wait long. Sip your complementary watered-down house scotch on the rocks. Rethink your move despite already laying down your hand. Blame the dealer when your chips … Continue reading

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Knock-knock, Motherfucker.*

PRESS PLAY: Waiting makes us fucking crazy.   It speaks directly to our inner, foot stomping, block throwing, hair pulling, 4 year old who’s sure that having to wait means a lot more than a simple pause like the grownups … Continue reading

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I’ll be a rock ‘n’ rollin’ bitch for you

PRESS PLAY:  David Bowie has been my muse for a previous blog post.  In that post I determined that his un-American status (combined with his iconic musicianship) made him the perfect cultural historian to describe how un-American America has become.   But … Continue reading

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